The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

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    Coming up on Monday's programme...

    Dec 22. Carl will be spending some quality time at home for the next couple of weeks. Meanwhile, Eamonn continues to pace the selections - and himself - during these early stages of his marathon Christmas run.

    Tonight, we'll hear a sample from a new CD of Schumann string quartets; recent Chick Corea; folk duo The Hut People; part of a cello sonata by Charles Alkan; Kate Bush, from "Directors' Cut"; the ambient electric guitar of Eivind Aarset (pictured, © Salvatore Bosco); 2 new seasonal recordings by Irish artists (see Blue Tunes below) including one from Caitriona O'Leary with Tom Jones and Rosanne Cash; folk artist Jackson C. Frank; jazz musician/composer/bandleader Sean Jones; and a reduction of Stravinsky's "The Rite Of Spring" for two piano-players. Please note: a slightly delayed commencement anticpated tonight - start-time of no later  than 10:10pm...

     

    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran Monday 25 November 2013

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    The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

    Meredith Monk, a source of amazement in American new music for nearly half a century is under the spotlight - a tireless explorer of the voice and vocal sounds.

    Blue Tunes Recommended -

    "The Wexord Carols" - Caitriona O'Leary et al, and Chamber Choir Ireland: December 22nd - 28th

    Two new Irish releases are under the Christmas Week spotlight; Traditional Carols from the Old and New World by Chamber Choir Ireland (directed by Paul Hillier); and Heresy Records' "The Wexford Carols" - Dulra's Caitriona O'Leary joined by Tom Jones, Roseanne Cash and Rhiannon Giddens for this Joe Henry production. Blue guarantees an eclectic, cool Yule...

     

     

    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:00
      Title: Winter 1
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio/ Richter, Max
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio/ Richter, Max
      Duration: 3:15
    • 22:06
      Title: Koik Tulge Minu Juurde Nuud (Come To Me, Said The Son Of God)
      Performer(s): Traditional / Schultz
      Performer(s): Traditional / Schultz
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:13
      Title: Domine Deus (Gloria)
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Duration: 5:14
    • 22:18
      Title: Concerto In C Minor For Cello, Strings And Basso: (I) Allegro No
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Duration: 4:30
    • 22:23
      Title: 3 Preludes (3rd Movement) Allegro
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George
      Duration: 1:42
    • 22:25
      Title: It Had To Be You
      Performer(s): Jones / Kahn
      Performer(s): Jones / Kahn
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:31
      Title: Cuckanandy
      Performer(s): Trad Arr C O'Leary/Dulra
      Performer(s): Trad Arr C O'Leary/Dulra
      Duration: 2:47
    • 22:39
      Title: Poem Of Strings
      Performer(s): Castaneda, Edmar
      Performer(s): Castaneda, Edmar
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:45
      Title: De Sma Borns Smil
      Performer(s): Bjornskov/Petersen
      Performer(s): Bjornskov/Petersen
      Duration: 3:45
    • 22:49
      Title: The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel
      Performer(s): Newman, Thomas
      Performer(s): Newman, Thomas
      Duration: 2:50
    • 22:53
      Title: Cello Suite No.6 In D Major - Ii: Allemande
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Duration: 8:01
    • 23:03
      Title: Quarry Weave (1976)
      Performer(s): Monk, Meredith
      Performer(s): Monk, Meredith
      Duration: 5:12
    • 23:08
      Title: Hocket
      Performer(s): Monk, Meredith
      Performer(s): Monk, Meredith
      Duration: 4:41
    • 23:14
      Title: Body & Soul
      Performer(s): Green / Sour/ Heyman / Eyton
      Performer(s): Green / Sour/ Heyman / Eyton
      Duration: 2:50
    • 23:16
      Title: The Night Is Blue
      Performer(s): Kurtz / Mills / Norvo
      Performer(s): Kurtz / Mills / Norvo
      Duration: 7:22
    • 23:24
      Title: Alfonsina Y El Mar
      Performer(s): Ramirez, Ariel
      Performer(s): Ramirez, Ariel
      Duration: 7:38
    • 23:36
      Title: Keyboard Sonata In F Minor
      Performer(s): Scarlatti, Domenico
      Performer(s): Scarlatti, Domenico
      Duration: 3:35
    • 23:39
      Title: Caldo Sangue
      Performer(s): Scarlatti, Alessandro
      Performer(s): Scarlatti, Alessandro
      Duration: 5:47
    • 23:46
      Title: Nocturne No 12 Op 107 In E Minor - Andante Moderato
      Performer(s): Faure, Gabriel
      Performer(s): Faure, Gabriel
      Duration: 6:30
    • 23:52
      Title: Veirleh Mir Gnad Zu Dieser Frist
      Performer(s): Sholdice, Garrett
      Performer(s): Sholdice, Garrett
      Duration: 7:57
    • 00:02
      Title: Alas De Plata
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 4:41
    • 00:07
      Title: Luces De Lorca
      Performer(s): Garcia-Fons, Renaud
      Performer(s): Garcia-Fons, Renaud
      Duration: 3:41
    • 00:11
      Title: Les Abeilles (The Bees)
      Performer(s): Marya
      Performer(s): Marya
      Duration: 5:54
    • 00:17
      Title: Blues Sur Naere
      Performer(s): Pellarin, Jacques
      Performer(s): Pellarin, Jacques
      Duration: 5:15
    • 00:22
      Title: Danger Zone
      Performer(s): Bernstein/Goldings/Stweart
      Performer(s): Bernstein/Goldings/Stweart
      Duration: 7:11
    • 00:29
      Title: Toast
      Performer(s): Amos, Tori
      Performer(s): Amos, Tori
      Duration: 3:57
    • 00:35
      Title: Dunes
      Performer(s): Lambert, John
      Performer(s): Lambert, John
      Duration: 3:45
    • 00:44
      Title: For Ronnie
      Performer(s): Buckley/St John
      Performer(s): Buckley/St John
      Duration: 3:35
    • 00:49
      Title: Fantasy On A Russian Air
      Performer(s): Field, John
      Performer(s): Field, John
      Duration: 6:51
    • 00:56
      Title: 5. Mondnacht
      Performer(s): Schumann, Robert
      Performer(s): Schumann, Robert
      Duration: 3:56

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